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Posted November 18, 2014

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Student of the Week: Ian Sanchez

Fifth grade at North Star Elementary School.

Congratulations to Ian Sanchez, a fourth grader at North Star ES, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

What can a parent or teacher say about this student?

From his teacher, Ms. Sutphin: Ian is a bright, kind, hard-working student.  He is a great athlete and loves sports but he knows his academics must come first.  Ian always has a smile on his face and is a friend to all.

From his parents:  Ian is a very sensitive and caring boy. He has a strong sense of right and wrong, and is always willing to stick up for others.  He has high expectations of himself both academically and athletically and is continuously striving to better himself. He has a great sense of humor and is a joy to be around. We are very proud of Ian.

From his principal, Stephanie Fascitelli:  Ian is a student with a great personality, is an enthusiastic learner and sets a great example by making good choices and being a super role model to other students.  Not only is he a great student academically but Ian was also recently awarded the All Metro Football NMYAFL Student Athlete Award for his excellent character and sportsmanship on the field.  So whether it is in the classroom or on the field, Ian is a person that makes his teachers, coaches and parents very proud!

What’s this student’s favorite subject?
Ian’s favorite subject in school is Social Studies  because he like to learn about geography.

What are this student’s hobbies or activities, both at school and outside of school?
At school, Ian enjoys attending the Gifted program.  Outside of school Ian enjoys playing competitive football, basketball, and baseball. He likes to read and attend Lobo Football and Basketball games in his spare time.  He also enjoys spending time with his friends and family.

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